spooky treats

Ghost treats Freddy enjoying his treats                         We had great fun making spooky treats this week in second class. We were practicing our procedural writing so we thought it would be a great idea to write a recipe. It was a delicious piece of work. […]

Skipping in rang a hAon and Oíche Shamhna Fun

This week in PE we learned the correct way to hold and jump with a skipping rope. It was a lot harder than it looked! We had to get our feet to move at exactly the right time and to swing the rope high enough over our heads, we had to try loads of times […]

Germany and dress up in Fourth Class

This week in fourth class we worked on projects about Germany and on Thursday presented them to the class. Here are some pictures of our projects and also a few of our Halloween party.

Food School coming to NETNS soon!!

Exciting new cookery classes for ages 9 – 90 coming to NETNS soon!!!!  Due to the success of FOOD SCHOOL during the summer of 2014, Food School has found a new home in NETNS and term classes will be starting in mid-November.  Skills you will learn are: hands on cooking, knife skills, food presentation and […]

Drop-in Occupational Therapy Advice Clinic

Attached please find details of a new FREE Primary Care Occupational Therapy advice clinic for parents that takes place once per month in Naas. Parent advice clinic flyer

NETNS PA Newsletter

The NETNS PA Newsletter was sent home to all families this week.  If you did not receive a copy, it can be downloaded below: NETNS PA Newsletter October 2014 (1) Please note that in order to keep up to date with all Parents’ Association news and events, sign up to their mail list via the […]

Letters home this week 20/10 – 24/10/14

The following letters were sent home this week: All classes: NETNS PA Newsletter October 2014 (1) All classes: Self Expression Day 6th Class: Gaeltacht payment letter 2014 and booking forms 6th Class: Letter re secondary school transport Bus Éireann letter 6th class Oct 2014    

Whitewater Spooktacular

Whitewater Shopping Centre and sent us on some information about their Spooktacular schedule of free family- fun events taking place over the Halloween break. The main events take place on October 31st and parents are invited to bring their children along to the various free shows, entertainments and to enjoy free face painting ahead of trick-or-treating on that […]

My Art My Way… Handmade gift making classes for children at NETNS

  Coming soon…. X-MAS Present LAB ….Make to Give, to Love and to Keep….  From creating special gifts to making cards and experimenting with gift wrapping all for holiday giving! WHEN:   Tuesdays from 2.15-3.30pm for six weeks. Starting from November 11th WHERE: Newbridge Educate Together National School CONTACT:  0876154080          Email: tomyartmyway@gmail.com    

The girl who couldn’t hear!! by Jade Clarke!

I asked the girl who couldn’t hear, She said I was born with great eyes but not with great ears! My favorite things are colours, they brighten up my days but when I wake up my favourite colour is what I see…the sunshine rays! Green is for limes growing on my trees, Red is for love that […]

Poetry by Síofra

The sun shines in the morning and in the afternoon, but when the night-time comes you will only see the moon. Then comes dawn like a happy little fawn, but then comes dusk when the air smells of musk. Midnight is the spooooooooky hour, from the moon comes a strange power. You might hear trees […]

Spare Clothes?

Do you have any old clothes; ie tracksuit bottoms, leggings, socks, underwear, etc in any children’s sizes which may be kept here in case of incidents/accidents in school?  Accidents will happen with children of all ages and with the wet weather at the moment, a fall in the yard could easily necessitate a full change […]

Dress Up Day 24th October

Following the great success of last year’s Dress Up Day, we are looking forward to holding another one with a slight twist on Friday, 24th of October. We are encouraging all students and teachers to express themselves and dress up and wear a fun costume on this day. As always masks are not allowed as […]

2D shape trail Rang a hAon

Last week we went on a 2D shape trail, to find as many 2D shapes as we could around the school. Everyone made their own graphs of the shapes we found and when we got back to the class we put all our results together to make a class graph. We also made our own […]


We experimented with rocks to see if they were soft or hard and to find out what kind of rocks they were. We recorded all our findings just like Geologists do.We did loads of body percussion for music and have been working on creating our own graphic scores. We painted our clay figures last Friday […]